Building Surveyor

$107,862 yearly
  • City of Karratha
  • City of Karratha, Welcome Road, Karratha WA, Australia
  • Jan 04, 2021
Full time Engineering, Architecture, and Construction

Job Description




$107,862 p.a.

The City of Karratha is offering an opportunity for an experienced and self-motivated individual to join our Approvals & Compliance team as a Building Surveyor. This position is based in Karratha, offering an attractive salary and a range of other benefits including, but not limited to:

  • Allowances
  • Six weeks annual leave
  • 13% Superannuation
  • Wellness Program

The Building Surveyor is responsible for assisting the Building Coordinator in carrying out the City’s building services functions & processes as a part of the Approvals & Compliance Team. This includes the processing of building applications within the City comply with the Building Code of Australia, the Residential Design Codes of Western Australia, the City’s Local Planning Scheme and all other statutory requirements. A high level of customer service is required to provide appropriate technical advice for a range of building enquiries.

The successful candidate will possess:

  • Bachelor of Building Surveying, Advanced Diploma of Building Surveying or an equivalent qualification.
  • At least 2 years appropriate experience in a Building Department within either a local government or in a private consultancy.
  • Hold or be able to attain a Building Surveyor Level 1 or 2 Certificate
  • A current C class driver’s licence
  • A National (or Federal) Police Certificate (no more than 6 months old)

Applications are to include a CV, completed application form, and a covering letter (max 2 pages) indicating your ability to meet the role requirements.

For enquiries about this position, please contact Jenna Cunningham on 9186 8543.

Applications are to be received by no later than 4.00pm, Friday 29th January 2021. They are to be marked “Private and Confidential” and emailed to or sent via post to PO Box 219 Karratha WA 6714. We reserve the right to close applications for this position early so please apply now if you are interested in the role.

*Previous applicants need not apply*

Position Downloads

  • Application Form
  • Position Description
  • Conditions of Employment

Job Closing Date

Jan 29, 2021